The Mekong River, flowing from the Tibetan Plateau through Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam to the South China Sea, is a hotbed of ecological diversity. The roughly 60 million people who...Read more about Researchers seek alternatives to Mekong River hydropower dam
Recent Clark Construction Scholarship winner announced
Vanessa Tejada receives Clark Construction Scholarship.
Civil Engineering undergraduate Vanessa Tejada '20 has been selected as the recipient for the 2018-2019 Clark Construction Scholarship. This prize is awarded annually to a top civil engineering junior who has shown an interest in and aptitude for construction. The recipient must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 and be a U.S. Citizen.
Vanessa happily comments,"Two of my biggest dreams since I started Cornell was to study abroad and find a career that I am passionate about. This year I have been fortunate enough to not only accomplish my goals, but also be awarded for something I love and want to continue pursuing."
Tejada's achievement will be recognized at the annual View of the Lake Dinner, sponsored by ASCE.
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CEE Professor Emeritus Wilfried Brutsaert wins the Prince Sultan Bin Abdulaziz International Prize for Water
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